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Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison

Michel Foucault - Social Science - 2012 - 352 pages
In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern ...
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The History of Sexuality: An Introduction

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 2012 - 176 pages
The author turns his attention to sex and the reasons why we are driven constantly to analyze and discuss it. An iconoclastic explanation of modern sexual history.
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Foucault live: (interviews, 1961-1984)

Michel Foucault - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 478 pages
The most accessible and exhaustive introduction to Foucault's thought to date, including every extant interview made by Foucault from the mid-60s until his death in 1984.
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The Archaeology of Knowledge

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 2012 - 256 pages
Madness, sexuality, power, knowledge—are these facts of life or simply parts of speech? In a series of works of astonishing brilliance, historian Michel Foucault excavated the ...
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The politics of truth

Michel Foucault, Sylvère Lotringer, Lysa Hochroth - Fiction - 1997 - 240 pages
In 1784, the German newspaper Berlinische Monatsschrift asked its audience to reply to the question "What is Enlightenment?" Immanuel Kant took the opportunity to investigate ...
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Aesthetics, Method, and Epistemology

Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 1998 - 486 pages
A second section contains interviews, along with Foucault's key writings on ethics, including some of the riskiest and most personal writing of Foucault's career. These pieces ...
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Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason

Michel Foucault - History - 2013 - 320 pages
Perhaps the French philosopher's masterpiece, which is concerned with an extraordinary question: What does it mean to be mad?
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Critique and Power: Recasting the Foucault/Habermas Debate

Michael Kelly, Michel Foucault - Philosophy - 1994 - 413 pages
The book juxtaposes key texts from Foucault and Habermas; it then adds a set ofreactions and commentaries by theorists who have taken up the two alternative approaches to ...
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Psychiatric Power: Lectures at the Collège de France, 1973--1974

Michel Foucault, Jacques Lagrange, Graham Burchell, Arnold I. Davidson - Medical - 2008 - 416 pages
A historical investigation into the practice of psychiatric medicine in the western world chronicles its evolution, offering insight into how diagnoses and treatments changed ...
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